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ZIP Code 04290

Primary City:Peru, ME (View All Cities)
County: Oxford County
Timezone: Eastern (9:52pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.5, -70.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04290

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04290. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 04290. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04290, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Peru, ME
Unacceptable:
West Peru

Stats and Demographics for the 04290 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04290 is located in west Maine and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 04290 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04290 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,541
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 909
Median Home Value $130,800
Land Area 46.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 629
Median Household Income $46,985

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5223052
5-9353974
10-14514394
15-196061121
20-24433477
25-29403878
30-34312859
35-39304171
40-444958107
45-498482166
50-549190181
55-597558133
60-64433780
65-69334073
70-74243256
75-79282654
80-84122335
85 Plus121830

Gender

 Male 763 50%
 Female 778 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,504 97.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.6%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246713
25-34571067
35-4470676
45-5417016186
55-641144118
65-7483285
75-8455762
85 Plus17522

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 360 57%
 Single Guardian 86 14%
 Singles 140 22%
 Singles With Roommate 43 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 452 72%
 Households with Kids 177 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
181119
2437
3279
4549
52911
68816
76410
84812
9151025
106612
1110616
129918
13151126
14111122
1591625
16121022
1716824
18141327
1991423
2013720

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04290 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04290 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 04290 real estate data, the median home value of $130,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 04290. Rentals in 04290 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04290 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,541 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 334 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 238 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 6%
 Households Vacant 280 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 3.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 12 4.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 233 83.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 7.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 5%
 2 Bedroom 32 57%
 3+ Bedroom 21 38%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $46,985 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04290 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 04290 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 380 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 377 33%
 No Earnings 394 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 380 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 377 33%
 No Earnings 394 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 619 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 4%
 Worked at Home 18 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 53 11.0%
 High School Graduate 325 67.7%
 Associate's degree 41 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 37 7.7%
 Master's degree 22 4.6%
 Professional school degree 2 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 202 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04290

ZIP Code 04290 is in the Rsu 10 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04290.

Dirigo Elementary School
117 Auburn Rd
Peru, ME 04290
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 10 School District

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